As a leading student organization, our members have ambitious goals and career aspirations. At BCIT ESS, students sharpen networking skills, pitch exciting projects, and learn to communicate their progressive vision.

We also believe in work-life balance since all work and no play makes for a... well, you know the rest!

Join us at our pub nights, karaoke contests, sporting events, and BBQ's.

Stay up to date through our BCIT Engineering Students' Society's Facebook Page.


In 2012, BCIT ESS was accepted by the Canadian Federation of Engineering Students' Congress (CFES), and the Western Engineering Students' Societies.

What does this mean for BCIT ESS members?

Students can now fully compete in all categories at the Western Engineering Competition, the Canadian Engineering Competition, and the International Engineering Competition.

And there's more! CFES membership enables students to influence the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB) and communicate directly with CEAB members.


  • Placing in the Top 3 at the Western Engineering Competition (WEC)
  • Advancing to the Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC)
  • Hosting annual BCIT competitions 
  • Hosting professional development seminars 
  • Hosting industry nights with APEGBC
  • Coordinating social events year-round